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    Sai Ying Pun: A walk among the heritage holdouts

    Posted Jul 13th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... by 2014. 'Yu Lok Lane could have been preserved and revitalised for the local community, and for the sake of preserving Hong Kong's historical heritage,' said Lau, whose centre used ... Businesses like ours are about relationships and patience,' she said. Others find it impossible to preserve the knowledge and skill that went with traditional trades. Raymond Lam ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - NEIGHBOURHOOD SOUNDS

    Pok Fu Lam: a pipeline to the past

    Posted Sep 28th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... "There is so much history here. Dairy Farm relics are worth preserving, as they chronicle the industrial heritage of the city," said Ko's childhood friend Steven Chui Chu-kwan, a third-generation villager. Chui, who is a surveyor, has moved out, but is involved in the effort to have its culture and heritage preserved. The village today is in an awkward state. Many of the houses ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - NEIGHBOURHOOD SOUNDS

    Tai Wai: Alarm bells ring in bicycle town

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am by LILLY ZHANG

    ... Lilly Zhang lilly.zhang@scmp.com Tai Wai's residents are struggling to preserve the district's simple pace of life and its beloved cycling businesses against all-too-rapid urbanisation Alarm bells ring in bicycle town To many, Tai Wai is the starting point of a 20-kilometre paved cycle track that extends all the way to Tai Po. For years, its views of Tolo Harbour, fresh ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - NEIGHBOURHOOD SOUNDS

    Change coming to island idyll of Cheung Chau

    Posted Aug 17th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Lai, the district councillor, believes young people are curious about their history, and stresses that schools play an important part in preserving cultural traditions. "We need to do more ...


    Aberdeen: Sea life going under as tide turns

    Posted Aug 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... a clash of cultures that may soon disappear in a land-bound age. For more historical pictures of Aberdeen, go to www.scmp.com NEXT WEEK: TO KWA WAN   ...


    Kwun Tong: Engine of industry sputters out

    Posted Jul 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... For historical pictures of the Kwun Tong industrial area, please go to www.scmp.com NEXT WEEK: ABERDEEN     ...



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